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AGAPE Preschool

13501 N. Gayton Rd
Richmond, VA 23233

(804) 360-4354


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

From the Director:

We believe that children learn best through discovery and fashion our lessons accordingly.

Curriculum & Teaching Approach

Learning Philosophy & Tools

  Play- based mostly teacher led not formally in curriculum conducive environment
Language       more

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  • Tracing paper and other writing instruments
  • A well-stocked bookcase
Oral language  
Nursery rhymes, poems, songs  
Storybook reading  
Emerging literacy skills  
Cognitive development
Math & number sense more

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  • Puzzles
Time & space more

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  • Calendars and clocks
  • Parquetry blocks, pegboards, and mosaic toys
  • Maps
  • Building blocks
Sci. reasoning/physical world
Music more

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  • Musical instruments
Visual arts more

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  • Materials such as paint, ink, paintbrushes, crayons, markers, chalk, paper, etc.
  • Art work on the walls
Physical activity more

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  • A playground with climbing equipment
  • Bean bags, balls, and other objects that children can throw, kick, and play
  • Enough room for children to move around and play and a suitable indoor alternative to the outdoor playground on rainy days
  • Sandboxes and/or water stations for play
Other subjects taught

From the Director:

AGAPE provides interdenominational, Bible based teaching that helps children begin to understand how precious they are to their Creator. Our curriculum is packed with learning experiences that lead children to discover the world around them and challenge them to grow intellectually, physically, emotionally, and spiritually.

Day in the Life

General School Mission

AGAPE Preschool will provide our community with a God-centered preschool, designed to bring about the emotional, intellectual, physical, and spiritual growth of our preschoolers and their families.

A Typical Day

Our program includes playtime, story and worship time, music, crafts, games , outdoor play, science, library, creative movement and much more.